It was Open Access Week last week, so I tried a little experiment. How many research articles published in Australian Historical Studies between 2008 and 2018 are available via Open Access? Just 9.5% (23 out of 242). This is despite the fact that all articles published in 2018 or earlier are outside of the journal’s embargo period and Green OA versions could be shared through repositories.

Here’s all the code, it could be easily modified to work with other journals:… #dhhacks